As a Partner at HPE, Manfred is jointly responsible for the firm and its investment strategy. He oversees the firm’s investment activities and chairs the investment committee.
Manfred has managed over 30 transactions with an aggregate value of over $2 Billion, including 16 Nasdaq IPOs.
Prior to HPE, he was at TPG Capital, where he was one of the founding partners of TPG Ventures (later TPG Growth). As an entrepreneur, Manfred took a silicon valley start-up backed by Kleiner Perkins from idea stage to successful IPO.
Manfred earned a master’s degree in Business Economics from the Vrije University in Amsterdam.